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Attention, Cyclists: It’s Fine for Nonbikers to Use the Bike Lane

Aug. 13 2018 7:33 PMBen Carson Ends Obama-Era Efforts to Reduce Housing SegregationBack to the drawing board after quashing a signature Obama achievement.
Aug. 3 2018 8:04 AMIn Defense of “Shoaling”Bike snobs hate it. It’s also necessary.
July 30 2018 5:50 AMChina at the Limits of GrowthAfter years of expanding at breakneck pace, Shanghai and Beijing have stopped—but not on their own.
July 20 2018 10:44 AMThe History of Amsterdam, as Told by 700,000 Pieces of Garbage
July 12 2018 2:28 PMBikers, Go Ahead and Slap Cars That Come Too CloseIt’s the best thing for both you and drivers. Even if they don’t know it.
June 29 2018 8:46 AMIt Is Perfectly Fine to Ride Your Bike the Wrong Way Down a One-Way Street
June 12 2018 12:00 PMOver the UnderpassHighways have divided and afflicted city neighborhoods for decades. Can they be redeemed?
April 25 2018 12:17 PMRedlining Has Taken a Huge Toll on Property Values. But Not Everywhere.
April 17 2018 2:51 PMSan Francisco: “We Cannot Overstate” Danger of Scooters
April 11 2018 5:01 PMHow to Make Fair Housing Truly FairPay people to integrate America’s most-segregated neighborhoods.
April 4 2018 12:53 PMYou Can Learn a Lot About an American City by Who’s Leaving It
March 22 2018 9:07 AMCities Are Trying to Make Housing More Affordable—by Making Some Rents More Pricey
March 1 2018 1:29 PMThe Hyperloop Pipe DreamCities and states are throwing money at a nonexistent mode of transportation.
Feb. 12 2018 5:55 AMThe Electric GlideE-bikes are destined for something bigger than replacing regular bicycles.
Feb. 1 2018 1:33 PMUber’s Plan to Rent Electric Bikes Is Good for Uber, Traffic, and You
Aug. 4 2018 5:55 AMThese Senators Want to Lower Your RentToo bad their plans won’t work.
July 31 2018 4:07 PMOf Course Trump Hates BrutalismBuildings like the FBI headquarters are everything Trump is not.
July 26 2018 7:18 PMNew Report: Uber and Lyft Riders Aren’t Giving Up Their Cars—They’re Giving Up Transit
July 19 2018 11:24 AMGive the Curb Your EnthusiasmThe American city is wasting valuable real estate on parked cars.
July 11 2018 6:47 PMElegant Graphs Reduce 25 American Cities to Their Design EssenceAnd show what Boston and Charlotte have in common.
June 19 2018 9:48 AMRoad to NowhereAmerica has a moving crisis.
May 31 2018 12:45 PMHappy Birthday, Citi Bike!You’re an incredible success story. Too bad New York City is squandering it.
April 20 2018 5:22 PMWhy Was California’s Radical Housing Bill so Unpopular?The legislation could have upended a century of racial housing politics. But it was doomed from the start.
April 16 2018 9:38 AMBroom With a ViewRome is dirty and broke. African migrants are cleaning it up.
April 10 2018 11:30 AMWhy Is Uber Buying an Electric-Bike Company?Because short car trips are costing it a fortune—and riders might be seduced by a bicycle with some extra oomph.
April 4 2018 9:49 AMWow. Look at These Astounding Photos of Abandoned Dockless Vehicles in America.
March 18 2018 1:27 PMA Prefabricated TragedyThe collapse of a superbridge in Florida shows how an entire philosophy of building can go wrong.
Feb. 13 2018 1:02 PMThe Trump Infrastructure Plan Just Might Have One Good Idea for Cities
Feb. 1 2018 1:53 PMThe New York Times’ Double Diss of Los AngelesIts reporters misunderstand what ails the L.A. Times—and what that has to do with the city’s civic fabric.
Feb. 1 2018 5:45 AMIn Defense of the Small CityEveryone, including the president, thinks struggling Americans should just move to places like New York. They’re wrong.

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